ACTMEM - Active Memories

Erasmus Plus KA2, Youth - n.2021-1-IT03-KA220YOU-000029134

The ACTMEM project is based on the importance of memory as a way to enhance resilience among young people. Memory, understood both as historical memory and as "memory of the present", nourishes the social fabric, enlivening the relationships between different generations, helping the crisis to be elaborated, also thanks to comparisons with the past.

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Project Goals


To foster the participation of young people in civil society through the knowledge and dissemination of the experiences of social action and solidarity that have characterized European history, past and present, also with reference to the recent crisis caused by the pandemic.


Support an active engagement of young people in the knowledge and dissemination of European values, with particular reference to the values of peace, solidarity, democracy, social justice, social inclusion, gender equality.

EU Values

To promote inclusive, creative and innovative approaches to storytelling among young people, so as to combat social isolation and reinforce their resilience and active participation in European society.

Involved Organizations

ARCI Valdarno

A territorial committee of national ARCI association (Associazione Ricreativa e Culturale Italiana)

Associação Recreativa Cultural e Social de Silveirinhos, ARCSS

ARCSS implemented valid structured projects in favor of children, young people and adults, from areas with large gaps, whether economic or social

European Information Centre

The core of EIC are a group of academics from the University of Veliko Tarnovo, who dedicated their dreams, work and lives to the European integration of Bulgaria

Sozial Label

Promotes cultural, educational exchange at local and European level by strengthening local organizations in their work at European level and to support networking around social issues

Storie di Mondi Possibili

An association created by a group of Italian trainers and volunteers experts in autobiographical methods, with different educational experiences, interested in collecting stories related to individual and collective memory, social commitment and change.


Join the Project


Participate sharing your story on the StoryDec's Archive "StoryAp"